Psy Likely to Receive Order of Cultural Merit by the Korean Government

By: CJ E&M enewsWorld Stewart Ho With the entire world having recognized Psy’s merits and talents, the Korean government is looking likely to follow suit by presenting a major award to the entertainer. On October 8, Choe Kwang Sik, the head of Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism spoke before Korea’s parliament for its regular parliamentary inspection of the administration where the minister shared, … Continue reading Psy Likely to Receive Order of Cultural Merit by the Korean Government

Yang Hyunsuk "2NE1·Taeyang, New songs in November"

By: KRISTINEKWAK 2NE1 and Big Bang’s Taeyang will both come out with new songs this coming November. The head of YG Entertainment, one of the greatest entertainment labels in Korea, Yang Hyunsuk explained the plans of new releases of 2NE1 and Taeyang. Yang Hyunsuk stated “2NE1 originally planned to release a new album in October but with the world tour, it is very likely for … Continue reading Yang Hyunsuk "2NE1·Taeyang, New songs in November"

T.O.P Injured On Set of Alumnus

The poor prince.  I’m in love with him so forgive me.  Now, recently, according to YG Entertainment T.O.P (BigBang, 71: Into the Fire, 19teen) suffered an injury to the back of his hand while filming his new movie “Alumnus”.  The scene was a combat scene near broken glass.  A glass fragment entered his skin and was it minor.  Details of the actual injury have not … Continue reading T.O.P Injured On Set of Alumnus

Big Bang Sells Out U.S. Concerts in 2 Hours

By: VIP4DAESUNG As expected, tickets for Big Bang’s upcoming US concerts completely sold out within two hours. On September 22 (US Time), ticketing for Big Bang’s Still Alive Galaxy Tour 2012 opened up in California and New Jersey. A grand total of 24,000 tickets were sold, with New Jersey’s Prudential Center and Los Angeles’ Honda Center each seating up to 12,000 people at once. The … Continue reading Big Bang Sells Out U.S. Concerts in 2 Hours

Special "Big Bang Gate" to open for Still Alive’s release [NEWS]

Announcement from YGFamily.com: To celebrate the release of BIGBANG’s Special Edition – Still Alive, we are opening the ‘BIGBANG GATE’ at the Shinbundang line in Gangnam Station. Here, you can view the music video of Monster, which is already gathering much attention, as well as the making video of Extraordinary 20s on a clear 45-inch LCD screen. There will also be an exhibit of the … Continue reading Special "Big Bang Gate" to open for Still Alive’s release [NEWS]

Internet sensations Sungha Jung and Megan Lee Want to Work with YG Family [NEWS]

They may seem as different as chalk and cheese, but Korean-American singer Megan Lee and Korean self-taught guitarist Sungha Jung have more than just their love for music in common. For one, both shot to fame after their videos on video-sharing platform YouTube went viral. Megan and Sungha were the opening acts for the MFW 2012 yesterday, performing three covers, which included Adele’s Someone Like … Continue reading Internet sensations Sungha Jung and Megan Lee Want to Work with YG Family [NEWS]

T.O.P’s first kiss was in front of his mom? [NEWS]

On the April 3rd episode of SBS‘s ‘Strong Heart‘, MC Lee Seung Gi began to question Big Bang‘s T.O.P regarding his first kiss, leading the singer to share a childhood memory. “I’m not sure exactly how old I was, but I do remember the scene,” he said. T.O.P surprised the studio with his confession saying, “When I was young, I wanted to show my mom … Continue reading T.O.P’s first kiss was in front of his mom? [NEWS]

Se7en used G-Dragon and Taeyang to cover up his dates with Park Han Byul [NEWS]

On the of SBS‘s ‘Strong Heart‘, singer Se7en revealed how he was able to keep his relationship with girlfriend, Park Han Byul, hidden for seven years. Se7en expressed the inconvenience he had to go through when trying to date his girlfriend by saying “We never got a lot of opportunity to go on one-on-one dates. We met when there were a group of people around. … Continue reading Se7en used G-Dragon and Taeyang to cover up his dates with Park Han Byul [NEWS]

Minzy shares the story behind the gift she got from T.O.P [NEWS]

On the recent episode of SBS‘ ‘Strong Heart‘, Minzy revealed the time when T.O.P gave her a birthday present in an odd way that was enough to cause any girl to be taken aback. Minzy began by saying, “One day, T.O.P started to stare at me with a treacherous look in his eyes and suddenly called me over. He handed me a doll and said, ‘I … Continue reading Minzy shares the story behind the gift she got from T.O.P [NEWS]